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Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

25 Ann St, Charleston, SC 29403-6213
+1 843-853-8962
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Fun with grandson

Took my grandson and he had a blast. His only just turned one and quite mobile so he could enjoy... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
mmknow
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Charleston, South Carolina
Excellent Afternoon on Vacation

We spent the afternoon the CML after spending the morning at the Yorktown across the river. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Atlmaverick
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Atlanta, Georgia
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
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“art room” (23 reviews)
“water room” (15 reviews)
“fire truck” (14 reviews)
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25 Ann St, Charleston, SC 29403-6213
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Took my grandson and he had a blast. His only just turned one and quite mobile so he could enjoy almost everything they have. They had things for all ages. He kept at it until he was about to drop. Thinking of joining.

Thank mmknow
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We spent the afternoon the CML after spending the morning at the Yorktown across the river. Our girls had a fantastic time exploring all the exhibits and activities. The whole places is extremely kid-friendly, with almost every exhibit being hands-on and interactive. We had so...More

1  Thank Atlmaverick
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our 2 and 4 year old LOVED this place. It had great variety to entertain them too from the castle room to the excellent water tables and the sensory sand activity room. Highly recommend for anyone with young kids.

1  Thank grlantrn13
Reviewed 3 September 2017

My 7 year old boy thinks this is something we should do every time we come to Charleston. He loves the themed areas, especially the waterworks area and the castle.

Thank Mindy K
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This museum was tons of fun my three year old played for over an hour! Only downside was people don't parent their children so their are kids running wild but that happens anywhere!

Thank lmbarker
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

My son loved his visit here! He was really interested in the water room and also the outside fire truck. But his favorite was the castle, hands down!! He ran all over that like there's no tomorrow! He also really enjoyed the pirate ship!

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Our 5 year old talks regularly, and with great excitement, about how fun it was to spend time at the museum. The pirate ship and old steam engine, along with the opportunity to play with and use real tools, was amazing. One of the best...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We took our son, who just turned 7, to Children's Museum of the Lowcountry and he had a BLAST! His favorite exhibits were the pirate ship and the kid-sized Publix grocery store. My husband and I had just as much fun watching him. It may...More

1  Thank Kelli P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I'm a big fan of visiting children's museums around the country to give our kids a chance to relax and be in their element amid family events and touristy adventures. We were pleasantly surprised at how much this venue had to offer our 5-year-old and...More

2  Thank olallaalum
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Wanted to take my 2 year old grandson to a place that is indoors and provides many activities, the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry is it. Located in the historic district of Charleston, SC. Parking garages are close by and there is street parking if...More

2  Thank Wynette W
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Ireland23
23 October 2017|
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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
We went with a 6 year old and a 22 month old. The 22 month old wanted to run around most of the time. The 6 year old got something out of it for the 2 hours we were there. He actually did things. The 22 month old was kept... More
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LetsGoCapitals
18 April 2017|
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Response from Faith N | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, it is geared towards younger kids. I went with three last year - ages 9, 8 & 6. The 6 year old loved it. The 8 year old was mildly interested. The 9 year old, not so much. Most things were below his height... More
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Cab1ernet
19 November 2015|
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Response from exploreCML | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are open on Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving from 9am - 5pm. We hope to PLAY with you then!
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